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Cutting the ribbon on carved log bench 25 August 2018 10 am

Community Council News
Invitation to log bench opening

Murrayfield Community Council-funded log bench celebrating Roseburn Park to be officially 'opened' by the Lord Provost on 25 August 2018 at 10 am.  All welcome.  The bench was commissioned by Friends of Roseburn Park and funded by Murrayfield CC and the West Neighbourhood Partnership.  It marks the felling of 30 trees in the park during the 2017 flood prevention works.

Edinburgh Rugby planning application for Murrayfield back pitches

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Artists impression of Edinburgh Rugby's plans for Murrayfield back pitches

Edinburgh Rugby (the professional club) have submitted a planning application for a 7,800 capacity stadium on Murrayfield's back pitches.

The relationship between this development and the ejection of Murrayfield Wanderers (the non-professional club) from Murrayfield is unclear.  Murrayfield Wanderers are controversially interested in relocating to Roseburn Park.



Harmony or Heartbreak planning event 17 May

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Flier for planning hotels event

Edinburgh Active Citizenship Group are holding an event:

Planning - Homes, Hotels & Holiday Lets - Harmony or Heartbreak?

Thursday 17th May 19:00 – 21:00

St. Bride's Centre, 10 Orwell Terrace, EH11 2DZ Edinburgh, United Kingdom


Janet Dick - Activist

Clare Symonds - Planning Democracy

Andy Wightman - Author and Activist


Tahl Kaminer - Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust

Come along and join the discussion - we'll be asking:

  • What kind of cities

Roseburn-Haymarket cycleway traffic orders consultation

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Snapshot of CCWEL Project Update leaflet

Edinburgh City Council's Stakeholder Liaison Officer writes as follows, and the latest update (Edition 10) can be downloaded here:

"The statutory consultation for the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) and Redetermination Order (RSO) opened today and will remain open for four weeks (closing Friday 18 May). During this time you can view the designs online here: http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20016/roads_travel_and_parking/263/view_or_comment_on_traffic_orders .

You can comment on, object to, or support, the proposed changes by emailing trafficorders@edinburgh.gov.uk

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